Leopard Print and a New Year

DIY leopard print sweater by Sartorial Seamstress. The sweater features a bottom band, crew neckline and bishop sleeves. It was made using Hey June Handmade’s Sheridan Sweater pattern and fabric from JoAnn.

Happy New Year! Yes, yes, I know it’s February, but this is my first post of the new year and my first chance to wish you a Happy New Year! So, 2019 was a bit of an odd year for me, and it seemed that some things sort of fell by the wayside. Unfortunately, my blog was one of those things. I wasn’t even sewing as much as I usually do. Truth is, I’ve really missed both. So, this year, I’m going to re-dedicate myself to my blog and to consistent posting. I can’t promise I’ll be posting every week – there may be times when I miss a few weeks – but my goal is to sew more, write more and post more. Here I come, 2020!

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DIY Cozy Sheep Sweater

I suppose you could say my latest make has me feeling a bit sheepish…ha! Actually, I’m feeling pretty great, not to mention incredibly cozy. This little number got her start like so many of my seemingly hairbrained ideas that end up looking awesome: I feel […]

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Cozy Ombre Sweater

Ahhh….so this is what it’s like to be warm and cozy during a coat-less winter photo shoot. As part of my 2018 sewing resolutions, I challenged myself to not buy any ready-to-wear clothing this year. This includes casual basics, like t-shirts and sweaters – things […]

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